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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Saranac Lake, NY (SLK)

Flight distance from Fairbanks to Saranac Lake (Fairbanks International Airport – Adirondack Regional Airport) is 3053 miles / 4913 kilometers / 2653 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Fairbanks (FAI) to Saranac Lake (SLK) is 4223 miles / 6797 kilometers and travel time by car is about 77 hours 50 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Fairbanks to Saranac Lake.

Shortest flight path between Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) and Adirondack Regional Airport (SLK).

How far is Saranac Lake from Fairbanks?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Fairbanks and Saranac Lake. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3052.883 miles
  • 4913.140 kilometers
  • 2652.883 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 3044.340 miles
  • 4899.391 kilometers
  • 2645.459 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Fairbanks International Airport
City: Fairbanks, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″W

B Adirondack Regional Airport
City: Saranac Lake, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SLK
ICAO Code: KSLK
Coordinates: 44°23′7″N, 74°12′22″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Saranac Lake is 4 hours. Saranac Lake is 4 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Saranac Lake, NY

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 341 kg (751 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Saranac Lake (SLK).

Distance:
3053
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3053

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